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Reference EN 60730-2-7:1991
Title Automatic electrical controls for household and similar use - Part 2: Particular requirements for timers and time switches
Project Number 2362
Abstract/Scope Applies to the inherent safety, to the operating values, operating sequences and to the testing of timers used in, on or in association with household and similar equipment. Applies also to manual controls where such are electrically and/or mechanically integral with timers.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 1991-10-22
Current Stage code deadline 1994-01-01
Deadline date for vote  


Directive(s) LVD (2006/95/EC), EMC (2004/108/EC)
Mandate(s) M/404
Order Voucher  


IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 72
Reference Document IEC 60730-2-7:1990 (MOD)
ICS 97.120 - Automatic controls for household use
Keywords Household use; Automatic control; Timer; Time switch
Note D106/050: New dow * Corrigendum to EN issued March 2001 * Superseded by EN 60730-2-7:2010
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 1991-10-22 1994-01-01 export to doc file  EN
5099 1991-09-23 1991-10-23  
5020 1991-02-14 1991-05-31  
4020 1990-04-06 1990-10-15  
3099 1989-11-14 1990-04-30  
3020 1988-12-23 1989-06-30  
2020 1988-09-05 1989-01-31  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 1991-09-23
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 1991-10-22
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 1992-07-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 1994-01-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2000-01-01


Superseded by EN 60730-2-7:2010
Normative reference (6) IEC 60328:1972
EN 60669-2-3:1996
corr. August 1997
HD 441 S1:1983

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